Poland will become the EU’s biggest recipient of European funding to compensate countries that have sent military equipment to Ukraine, Mateusz Morawiecki, the Polish prime minister, has said.
Poland is looking for opportunities to buy more heavy military equipment from South Korea, the foreign minister has said.
The Polish and US presidents discussed the possibility of cooperation in the production of military equipment, Andrzej Duda, the Polish president has said.
Andrzej Duda, the Polish president, has said that Ukraine will be able to stop Russia only when it has received modern military equipment from its western partners.
Mateusz Morawiecki, Poland's prime minister, has said that the purchases of South Korean military equipment have been accompanied by the acquisition of know-how.
Poland's defence ministry has announced that another delivery of Cougar armoured vehicles from the US has arrived in Poland.
Poland’s state-owned Bank Gospodarstwa Krajowego (BGK) has managed to secure USD 4 billion for the purchases of armaments in the US, the prime minister has said.
The US Department of State has approved the sale to Poland of 116 M1A1 Abrams main battle tanks and related equipment at an estimated cost of USD 3.75 billion, the Pentagon's Defense Security Cooperation Agency (DSCA) announced on Tuesday.
Poland has taken delivery of the first of hundreds of main battle tanks and howitzers from South Korea.
Poland advocates for EU refunds of purchases of defence equipment also from non-EU countries in the face of the Russian invasion of Ukraine, Mariusz Błaszczak, the country's defence minister has said.